Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Bronze Fonz

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Address:
117 E. Wells St., Milwaukee, WI
Directions:
Milwaukee River Walk just south of Wells Street. East side of river. FROM THE SOUTH: I-43 exit 72C. At the end of the ramp turn right onto 6th St., then make an immediate left onto Wells St. Drive three blocks, cross the river, and the Fonz will be on the far side, on the right. FROM THE NORTH: I-43 exit 72E. Drive south three blocks, then turn left onto Wells St. Drive three blocks, cross the river, and the Fonz will be on the far side, on the right.
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Statue of the Fonz.

Bronze Fonz
1970s TV icon "The Fonz" and his fictional connection to Milwaukee are celebrated with Milwaukee's most popular statue. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [08/13/2009]
Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Bronze Fonz Says “Aaaay!” To Milwaukee
Bronze Fonz Statue: After three proposed locations and several production delays, a life-sized bronze statue of Arthur Fonzarelli, from the TV show "Happy Days," was unveiled in the Brew City on August 19. 2008. [08/20/2008] Complete Story...

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Bronze Fonz.

Bronze Fonz

Bronze Fonz is starting to develop some wear on his crotch. Evidently it is popular for ladies (probably some dudes, too) to rub Fonzie's crotch for good luck.

[Clark W, 10/29/2020]

The Fonz.

Statue of The Fonz

The Fonz in June. Great view of the River Walk.

[Steve, 06/06/2012]

The Fonz.

Statue of The Fonz

I had to explain who the Fonz was, but my son still thought the statue was cool. Worth a detour to see!

[Jon P, 09/10/2011]

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